Over The Open Colonial Edition

By: Williams, W. Phillpotts

Price: $150.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Very Good


Olive green cloth has a scrape on backstrip. Gilt title legible, tips and spine ends show color loss and are bumped but not rubbed through. No Illustrations, not exlib, no DJ. Rare sporting book by the author of "Poems in Pink' and "Plain Poems" and formerly Master and Huntsman of the Netton Harriers. Former owner's pencil name on fep "Buckingham". Few stray short pen & colored pencil marks on frt pastedn. Inner hinges fine. Vintage bookstall circulating library sticker Wyman & Sons Ltd on foot of rear pastedn. Short 1/4 in closed tear at head of blank rep. 294 pp plus 2 pg of adverts in rear for the two other books mentioned by Williams. A memoir of an adventurous life in the field, afoot and astride. Chapters include: The Chestnut Mare/ A Poetical Dinner Party/ Cubbington Cross Roads/ A Call on the Colonel/ Couples and Pads/ The Picture of the Vale/ Saddle-Room Talk/ Lady Everley/ Violet Arkley/ The Driving Tour/ Salisbury/ Aarthur Stansfield/ The Peterborough Hound Show/ The Opening Meet/ Lady Proudacre of Proudacre Park/ Swellsfield, Upper Tennington/ Mr. Feeder at Home/ Sunday at Gateacre Grange/ A Day on the Downs/ Mr. Rogers in Town/ The Great Run; or, What They Did with the Bobtail Fox/ The County Ball/ The Bye-Day/ Lay Him Down Gently, Men; Leave Him to Slumber/ The Parting/ Donovan Among his Relations/ The Diamond Jubilee/ News of the Traverser/ The Hunt Meeting/ Kate's Wedding/ Preparing For the Chase/ A Day in Localton/ 'Forrard, Away!'.

Title: Over The Open Colonial Edition

Author Name: Williams, W. Phillpotts

Categories: FOX HUNTING,

Publisher: London, F. V. White & Co: 1897

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Type: Hardcover

Size: 8vo - over 7

Seller Id: 44407

Keywords: Fox Hunting, Foxhunting, Privately Issued, Rare Field Sports Books, Huntsman, Hunt Staff, Netton Harriers, Hare Hunting., Hunt Ball, Horse Racing, Peterborough Hound Show, Saddle-Room Talk, Ramblings,